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					       Theatre Academy                                                 Mission                                           Boynton Beach
                                                                                                                          High School
The Theatre Academy offers a variety of course-       Boynton Beach Community High School Academies
work in two tracks of study: On-stage and Back-       follow “a school with a school” format that embeds
stage. The “Onstage” track focuses on acting,         our career and performing arts curriculum with
script analysis, movement and vocal production,       traditional academics. Students will receive stellar
while the “Backstage” track focuses on technical      instruction from our career academy experts. Stu-
theatre, sound, lighting, set construction/design,    dents will be placed on a track that will expose
costume construction/design, makeup and theatre       them to superior curriculum and will prepare them
management. All students will have the opportu-       for college, continuing education and the work-
nity to take courses in both tracks during their      place. Academies offered include Boynton Aero-
academic career at Boynton Beach Community            space Science, Information Technology, Vocal,
High School.                                          Dance and Theatre.
The theatre director will provide training that
cultivates the students’ talents through a rigorous   The Boynton Beach Community High School Acad-
and relevant curriculum. Instruction in perform-      emies will provide preparation to students enabling
ance based courses allows students to develop the
necessary skills, confidence and professionalism
                                                      them to meet the demands of the global economy.
                                                      Students will receive hands-on instruction, job
                                                                                                                   Academy Programs
needed to pursue a career in theatre. All of the      shadowing and internships.                              Your imagination is your preview of life's coming attractions…
coursework relates exclusively to the artistic and                                                             Albert Einstein
professional development of students. Addition-
ally, the curriculum is designed for students to
learn and master the varied approaches and tech-                       Benefits
niques that are utilized in the theatre profession.                                                              Boynton Aerospace Science
                                                          Internship & Job Shadowing
                                                          Occupational Certifications                                        Dance Academy
                                                          Dual Enrollment & Advanced Placement Credits
                                                          Leadership & Teamwork Trainings
                                                          Scholarships including Florida Bright Futures      Information Technology Academy
                                                          Community Academies Advisory Board
                                                          (CAAB) Professional Mentors
                                                                                                                              Vocal Academy
                                                           Application Process
                                                      Complete Choice Program Application. Number
                                                                                                                            Theatre Academy
                                                      your choice for the appropriate Academy. Return
                                                                                                                             Keith Oswald, Principal
                                                      Application by the December deadline to:
                                                                                                             4975 Park Ridge Blvd. Boynton Beach, FL 33426
                                                       The Department of Choice Programs & School Choice        Phone: 561-752-1200              Fax: 561-752-1205
                                                                c/o Choice Programs Data Office
                                                               3308 Forest Hill Blvd, Suite C-124              www. palmbeach.k12.fl.us/BoyntonBeachHS/
                                                                   West Palm Beach, Fl 33406
  Boynton Aerospace Science                                       Vocal Academy                                        Information Technology Academy

In partnership with Embry Riddle Aeronautical Uni-       The Vocal Academy
                                                         offers a focused study                                       The Information Technology Academy provides students
versity, Boynton Beach Aerospace Science Acad-
                                                         on choral perform-                                           with focused education in the areas of Web Design,
emy, BASA, offers a rigorous academic program in
                                                         ance. Students are                                           Computer Networking and Digital Design. The Web
the fields of aviation, offering 16 college level
                                                         encouraged to develop                                        Design track focuses on web programming and manipula-
courses taught by ERAU professors, earning both          their own individual                                         tion of operation systems in the be-ginner level. As the
high school and up to 39 college credits at the          voice so they can                                            students reach the more advanced levels, Adobe CS3
same time. This is a savings of over $40,000 in tui-     achieve levels of profi-                                     Web Standard will be taught extensively. Students will
tion at no cost to the student or parent. These          ciency beyond his/her                                        create web pages, advertisements, and Flash movies,
courses are transferable to Embry-Riddle Aeronau-        expectations. Students
                                                                                                                      which will mirror real world situations. In the third and
tical University or any college or university in the     are prepared for ex-
                                                         periences in higher                                          fourth years of study students will intern with outside
world. You will receive a transcript from ERAU
                                                         education that will                                          companies, creating and maintaining web sites for these
and enter a college or University as a transfer stu-
                                                         create future musical                                        off campus organizations.
dent, not a first year college student. For more
                                                         leaders. Valuable techniques and experiences are             The Digital Design discipline will give the students en-
information visit the BASA web site at                   taught through actual performances. Musical literacy,        hanced practical experiences in computer generated art
www.basaprogram.com
                                                                                                                      and text, graphic design, graphic production, electronic
                                                                                                                      design skills, preparation of electronic layouts and illus-
                                                                                                                      trations. Students will also receive instruction in multi-
                                                                   Dance Academy                                      media presentations. Equally important, the Computer
                                                                                                                      Networking area of study includes computer repair and
                                                                                                                      rebuild, set up of local area net-works, with hands on
                                                       The Dance Academy provides students with a broad               server, switch, and computer stations configuration to
                                                       education in dance that includes tour disciplines —            achieve optimum device communication.
                                                       performance, choreography, dance history and master
                                                       classes. At each level, a schedule of classes has been cre-
                                                       ated to develop the physical strength and technical facility
                                                       to propel the student toward artistic growth. Through-
                                                       out the year, students experience every aspect of plan-
                                                       ning and executing numerous performances. Students are
                                                                                          also given choreography
                                                                                          experience where they
                                                                                          create their own per-
                                                                                          formances for exhibi-
                                                                                          tion and recitals.
                                                                                          Classes include ballet,
                                                                                          jazz, tap and modern

				
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